REFLECTION: Let it shine

by Kathy Kelly,┬áPax Christi USA Teacher of Peace "This little light of mine, I'm gonna' let it shine! Let it shine, let it shine, let it shine." Imagine children lustily singing the above lines which eventually became a civil rights anthem. Their innocence and happy resolve enlightens us. Yes! In the face of wars, refugee … Continue reading REFLECTION: Let it shine

DRONES: Why people of faith oppose drones

by Jim Winkler, President, National Council of Churches There has been much sensationalistic coverage recently about a drone strike that killed the leader of Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula. Many have succumbed to the temptation to celebrate this death without stepping back and evaluating precisely what the larger drone war has accomplished. Recently, I joined … Continue reading DRONES: Why people of faith oppose drones